Discipline: Men's Artistic Gymnastics
Nick name: Dan
Date of birth 26-Sep-1950
Marital status Single
Place of birth
Hometown: BUCHAREST (ROM)
Profession: Coach of the Romanian Men's Olympic Team, have a four year contract, until Beijing Olympics
have his own website, www.dangrecu.ro
Dan Grecu started his gymnastics career in Bucharest with coach Mircea Badulescu. His first success was in Grenoble at the European Championships in 1973. He won the silver medal on rings. During his career, his favourite apparatus were the rings, but he also won good results at all-around competitions (5th place at 1975 European Championships in Bern SUI).
Many times National Champion on different apparatus, he won all his titles with the Dinamo Bucuresti.
At the 1976 Olympics in Montreal, he suffered an injury at the right arm, but he competed for the final on rings and won the bronze!
At Moscow Olympics, same injury! He competed but won no medal.
Romanian Gymnastics News Archive.